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Musée d'Histoire et de Culture des Sourds

Musée d'Histoire et de Culture des Sourds

14 rue Edgar Guigot

71500 Louhans

https://www.musee-sourds-louhans.fr

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The museum exhibits all aspects of the history and culture of the deaf:

  • The rich and complex history of each of the many schools for deaf children.
  • The role of deaf teachers in sign language education.
  • The social life of deaf children in institutions.
  • The epic of deaf sport, which has its own world games.
  • The history of associative life.
  • The history of sign language, regional dialects, lexical creation, humor in signs.

Click on the picture to see the intro (French Sign Language) on YouTube.